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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Mathematics & Science Education, Composite Major - Teaching B.BSED.MSC

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Admission to Professional Teacher Preparation Program  

Ample demand exists for talented teachers of mathematics and science at middle school and high school levels. This composite major affords the opportunity to become deeply immersed in the content of both mathematics and a scientific discipline while also learning innovative strategies to help secondary students learn these subjects.

Select math, methods, and one area of science.

Required Core

Take one course from the following:


Select one of the following areas:

Biology - 24 semester hours

Chemistry - 20 semester hours

Take two courses from the following five courses:

Pre-Professional Teaching Core - 18 semester hours

Professional Secondary Ed Teaching Core - 26 semester hours

System Gen Ed Requirements (SGRs) - 30 semester hours

  • ENGL 101
  • ENGL 201
  • SPCM - Gen Ed - Speech (1 class) - 3 semester hours
  • MATH - Gen Ed - Mathematics (1 class) - 3 semester hours
  • Gen Ed - Social Science (2 classes from different subjects) - 6 semester hours
  • Gen Ed - Arts & Humanities (2 classes from different subjects or a foreign language sequence) - 6 semester hours
  • Gen Ed - Natural Sciences & Lab (2 classes/corresponding labs) - 6-8 semester hours

Electives required

A minor is NOT required with this major but electives are required to total 120 hours, of which 36 hours must be 300-400 level courses.

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